Happy Holidays

24 Dec No Comments Ramon Seasons

  We would like to wish all our friends, family and supporters everywhere a happy Holiday season and a good New Year.        

Tweety

14 Jun 2 Comments Ramon Life, Our Land, Seasons

    With everything that is going on in the world at this moment it seems hard to find some peace and joy and see that we still live on a planet filled with magical beauty. So, after closing my Facebook and the NewYork times on my computer I decided

Calling all Ducks

5 May 3 Comments Ramon Events, Seasons

  Last weekend it finally happened again… the irrigation ditch started running. So once again while summer is starting and the temperatures are rising we are blessed with an abundance of water all around us. So it is time to start thinking about the rubber ducky race. Get your duck

Love is in the air

19 Apr No Comments Ramon Seasons

    With spring in full swing our resident red-tailed hawks seem to have a full nest again and so we find ourselves awakened most mornings by the loud screeching of the male patrolling the property. Earlier in the spring we would often see both of them on the hunt,

planting time

16 Mar No Comments Tamara Garden, Seasons

This is the time of year when I’m planting like crazy.  A few weeks ago I planted the first batch of seeds in our makeshift greenhouse in the basement that will grow into summer veggies, such as tomatoes, peppers and eggplant.  I spent some time over the winter scouring the

Storm

8 Mar 1 Comment Ramon Our Land, Seasons

    The past few days we have had some wild storms come through and the first night the wind was so strong that we were worried that one or many of our big trees would fall victim to it. Saturday evening the power in our area went out and

White is hip

19 Feb 3 Comments Tamara Changes, Seasons

Ramon and I spent the last two weeks in Oakland, packing up the final remnants of our stuff, meeting with various contractors, and picking out paint colors.  White walls, white countertops, white everything is what Bay Area house buyers are looking for, apparently. Which doesn’t completely work for our house